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Clinton prosecutor Ken Starr to defend Trump in impeachment

Clinton prosecutor Ken Starr to defend Trump in impeachment

The trial is expected to last at least two weeks and could feature testimony by close Trump advisers and former advisers who have yet to speak out on allegations that Trump withheld military aid and a...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests fugitive Canadian reservist after tapping into encrypted neo-Nazi chatroom

Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests fugitive Canadian reservist after tapping into encrypted neo-Nazi chatroom

Lemley previously served as Cavalry Scout in the United States Army, and Mathews, a Canadian citizen illegally in the USA, was a combat engineer with the Canadian Army Reserve as of August 2019. Sever...

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California woman found alive after 6 days stuck in snow-covered vehicle

California woman found alive after 6 days stuck in snow-covered vehicle

About noon Wednesday, a sheriff's helicopter was flying over the Butte Meadows area when a sergeant spotted a vehicle below, covered in snow, about three miles from the Bambi Inn. James is conscio...

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Michael Avenatti's bail revoked; trial in Nike case delayed

Michael Avenatti's bail revoked; trial in Nike case delayed

Gardephe summoned prosecutors and defense attorneys to a phone conference Wednesday and said Avenatti's arrest "has essentially thrown the trial into chaos". The arrest of Avenatti marks a new low f...

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FAA: Delta didn't inform us about California fuel dump ahead of time

FAA: Delta didn't inform us about California fuel dump ahead of time

According to recorded radio communications, air traffic control asked the Delta crew if they wanted to return to LAX immediately or linger over the ocean "to hold and burn fuel". "They may have decide...

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School expels 15-year-old for rainbow birthday cake, sweater

School expels 15-year-old for rainbow birthday cake, sweater

Kenney has started attended a public school, and although Alford says it is at times overwhelming, it is also likely for the best. The woman said that her daughter had been put on "probation" by t...

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Rockets Fired Into Israel, Military Says 2 of Them Intercepted

Rockets Fired Into Israel, Military Says 2 of Them Intercepted

The Israeli military responded in the evening by targeting Hamas installations, it said. Thursday's balloon launch appeared to reflect Hamas' unhappiness with the slow pace of the ceasefire efforts,...

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Pope Francis appoints woman to senior Vatican diplomatic role

Pope Francis appoints woman to senior Vatican diplomatic role

For the first time in history, the Pope has appointed a woman as manager in the State Secretariat of the Vatican - with Francesca Di Giovanni, a 27-year-old lawyer in the Catholic Church. "I would lik...

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Secret mission saves Australia’s ‘dinosaur trees’ from bushfires

Secret mission saves Australia’s ‘dinosaur trees’ from bushfires

Fire retardant, irrigation techniques and an army of conservation experts have helped save the wild prehistoric Wollemi Pine during a secret mission amid the Gospers Mountain megablaze. 1365 homes ha...

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Southwest Airlines push Boeing 737 Max flight cancellations into June

Southwest Airlines push Boeing 737 Max flight cancellations into June

Key lawmakers have said they may try to stop the FAA from letting Boeing do some inspections and safety analysis on its own planes. The biggest negative (-183) was in the 737 category, due to the th...

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United Nations envoy slams Lebanon's leaders as protests rock Beirut

United Nations envoy slams Lebanon's leaders as protests rock Beirut

Meanwhile, banks have imposed informal capital controls, limiting withdrawal of dollars and foreign transfers in the country. The hours-long clashes also left 47 policemen injured, security forces sa...

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EU Commission unveils €1trn green finance deal

EU Commission unveils €1trn green finance deal

The president of the European Commission (EC), Ursula von der Leyen, said: "The Green Deal comes with important investment needs, which we will turn into investment opportunities". In a document see...

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Japan political star Shinjiro Koizumi has baby boy, his 1st child

Japan political star Shinjiro Koizumi has baby boy, his 1st child

He hopes to set an example for other fathers as the nation deals with a crisis of work-life balance, and declining birth rates. Koizumi said that society's attitude toward childcare needs to change....

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Schumer says he believes Iran war powers resolution will pass Senate

Schumer says he believes Iran war powers resolution will pass Senate

Kaine named four Republican senators - Rand Paul , Mike Lee , Todd Young and Susan Collins - who he said will join the 47 Democrats voting in favor in the 100-member chamber. "We have to figur...

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Trudeau: US partly to blame for plane being shot down

Trudeau: US partly to blame for plane being shot down

Saeed Maroof, the captain of Iran's national volleyball team, also wrote on Instagram: "I wish I could be hopeful that this was the last scene of the show of deceit and lack of wisdom of these inc...

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Trump Wants to Reprogram $7.2B DoD Funds for Border Wall

Trump Wants to Reprogram $7.2B DoD Funds for Border Wall

The Pentagon authorized $3.6 billion in military construction funds from deferred projects overseas and planned projects in the US. The pending transfer, if not blocked by Congress or the courts, ...

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'OK, Boomer' makes a Supreme Court appearance in age case

'OK, Boomer' makes a Supreme Court appearance in age case

In case you're wondering whether the phrase "OK, boomer" is over yet, the chief justice of the United States has used it in a sentence. The attorney was hesitant to say so, only stating that the proce...

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Prosecutors seek almost 5 years in prison for ex-Congressman

Prosecutors seek almost 5 years in prison for ex-Congressman

USA attorneys in the Southern District of NY filed their sentencing submission Monday, arguing Collins should receive a sentence on the high-end of his 46-to-57-month sentencing guidelines. Cameron Co...

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MAB seeks clarity from aviation authorities on 737 MAX airworthiness

MAB seeks clarity from aviation authorities on 737 MAX airworthiness

The "phase one" trade deal signed by the US and China Wednesday is expected to unblock an informal halt to Chinese orders for Boeing jets that had begun to affect the manufacturer's long-term producti...

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US Slaps Sanctions on Lawmakers in Venezuela over Control of Parliament

US Slaps Sanctions on Lawmakers in Venezuela over Control of Parliament

The U.S. has announced fresh sanctions on Venezuelan officials after dissident opposition legislator Luis Parra had been sworn in as the new president of Venezuela's opposition-led National Assembly...

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Taiwan elections do not change facts: China

Taiwan elections do not change facts: China

In a thinly veiled threat, Ma cited the "increasing voices" within China expecting Beijing to step up its efforts to protect the "one China principle" through a process of "reunification through milit...

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Cambodia begins treason trial against opposition leader despite global outcry

Cambodia begins treason trial against opposition leader despite global outcry

The video cited as evidence by the court was recorded in 2013 and shows Kem Sokha discussing a strategy to win power at the ballot box with the help of U.S. Rights group have called the trial politica...

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Tourists to be deported over alleged damage, defecation at Machu Picchu

Tourists to be deported over alleged damage, defecation at Machu Picchu

Since 1911 Machu Picchu has gone from obscurity to over a million annual visitors. The tourists were found by the park rangers and police on Sunday. A representative for Peru's Ministry of Culture...

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Man asks court for 'Trial by Combat' with wife's attorney in divorce

Man asks court for 'Trial by Combat' with wife's attorney in divorce

He even specified the types of swords that could be used in the battle in the court filing. In response to Ostrom's trial by combat motion, Hudson filed a resistance that also corrected Ostrom's spe...

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Donald Trump's former security advisor Michael Flynn seeks to withdraw guilty plea

Donald Trump's former security advisor Michael Flynn seeks to withdraw guilty plea

Flynn ("Mr. Flynn") hereby moves to withdraw his plea because of the government's bad faith, vindictiveness, and breach of the plea agreement. The judge, Emmet Sullivan , ordered Mr Flynn to appear...

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Virgin Islands suit alleges decades-long abuse by Epstein

Virgin Islands suit alleges decades-long abuse by Epstein

Epstein carried out "an expansive scheme of human trafficking and sexual abuse of young women" and concealed it with an elaborate scheme of entities, said George, who took office in April. Those victi...

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Human body parts found in north Dublin

Human body parts found in north Dublin

Gardai have launched an investigation following the discovery of human body parts in north Dublin. The Dublin City Coroner has been notified, and the services of the state pathologist have been requ...

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Russian prime minister submits resignation to President Vladimir Putin

Russian prime minister submits resignation to President Vladimir Putin

The unexpected resignation means Russian Federation will get a new prime minister. Notably, the Russian Constitution doesn't allow anyone to serve as the country's president for more than two co...

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Port Clinton teenager found dead in neighboring house

Port Clinton teenager found dead in neighboring house

The abandoned home that Dilly's body was located in was across the street from his home. His maroon puffy coat and glasses, which he was wearing when he was last seen, were found on the floor near the...

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At least 17 killed by extreme cold snap in Afghanistan

At least 17 killed by extreme cold snap in Afghanistan

Meanwhile in western Pakistan, heavy snowfall in southwestern Balochistan destroyed several houses in the mountainous region, killing 17 people. As per the details, at least six persons of a family,...

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Chemical alert issued after massive explosion in Tarragona, Spain

Chemical alert issued after massive explosion in Tarragona, Spain

The fire was now contained, the spokesman said, adding that two people suffered severe burns, another victim sustained less severe burns and three had light injuries. Local trains between Tarragona an...

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Terrifying moment as Australian firefighters drive through flames

Terrifying moment as Australian firefighters drive through flames

Many stood in shallow water to escape the flames . Some of the worst loses were suffered in Conjola Park, where 89 homes were destroyed, and Malua Bay, where 40 homes were lost. Prime Minister Scott ...

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Citizenship Act: Satya Nadella criticises new law, says, ‘It’s just bad’

Citizenship Act: Satya Nadella criticises new law, says, ‘It’s just bad’

Through a statement from Microsoft India's official Twitter handle, Nadella said that being shaped by Indian heritage and in view of his immigrant experience in the United States, he hopes to see an I...

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Australian government air-drops 1,000kg food to save wildlife amid bushfires

Australian government air-drops 1,000kg food to save wildlife amid bushfires

The New South Wales ( NSW) government has deployed helicopters the past week to drop more than two tonnes of carrots and sweet potatoes at different sites where Brush-tailed Rock- wallabies, a mars...

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Here's what you need to know about Tuesday's 2020 Democratic primary debate

Here's what you need to know about Tuesday's 2020 Democratic primary debate

It is the last before the all-important Iowa caucuses on February 3, making it arguably the most important night of the primary season so far. In response to the strength of the Sanders campaign, ...

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